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1 hr ago | Animal
When the MTA launched its geo-locating bus tracker, the API was made public, encouraging developers to build useful apps.
6 hrs ago | LongIsland.com
July 25, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation that will further advance New York State as an advocate of rights for people with disabilities.
10 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro
It amends existing law to require the removal of the word "handicapped" from new or replaced state signage, as well as update the accessibility logo.
14 hrs ago | LongIsland.com
Bucaria is a sitting New York State Supreme Court Judge and Long Island resident.
15 hrs ago | Friends of Animals
NYCLASS and other advocates for animals rallied outside the City Council's stated meeting Thursday, cheering on supportive council members and seeking to influence others.
The biggest threat facing minority New Yorkers now is not "over-policing," and certainly not brutal policing.
New York state Sen. Lee Zeldin had big news this morning: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney was endorsing him in his bid for Congress.
Lupardo to announce re-election bid She is seeking her sixth term in the state assembly Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1mKj7WJ Donna Lupardo will announce her campaign for a sixth term in the New York State Assembly at a fundraising event tonight at En-Joie Golf Club, according to her campaign.
Anyone who attempts to steal, harm or transport a dog, cat or other pet that isn't theirs will now be subject to much bigger fines from law enforcement.
This has been a bad week for Rob Astorino, the kind when candidates talk about how adversity makes them stronger, how you have to hit bottom before you can go up.
William Rapfogel, who formerly led the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty, arrives for his sentencing hearing in New York state Supreme Court, Wednesday July 23, 2014.
A combative Michael Bloomberg told CNN on Wednesday the United States erred in banning airline flights to Israel after a Hamas rocket landed near its main airport earlier this week.
As CBS 2's Cindy Hsu reported, a nude photo that went up in front of a SoHo business gave passersby a full view, and has gotten quite a reaction.
Richard Watkins attends a vigil for Eric Garner near where he died after he was taken into police custody in Staten Island last Thursday on July 22, 2014 in New York City.
The legislation increases the maximum fine for those who attempt to steal, harm or transport a pet that is not their own from $200 to $1,000.
With start of the 2014 New York state apple harvest just weeks away, New York state apple fans have a great new source for apple information at their fingertips: NYAppleCountry.com .
A new study by Harvard University and the University of British Columbia has declared the Big Apple the nation's unhappiest city.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:40 pm
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